Recently acquired from a Third New York Cavalry officer's effects is this nice crisp image of Colonel George W. Lewis, unit commander / name in period pencil above head as found / nice seated view in uniform with black Lincoln Mourning Mesh Ribbon around left sleeve / back has green three cents revenue stamp with "May 1865" in ink over face, just two weeks after Lincoln's death / Norfolk, Virginia photographer's imprint beneath stamp on reverse / age 35 years, enlisted 4/25/61 at Elmira; mustered in as Captain, Co.
New York Vols 5/14/61, to serve two years; transferred to Co. Colonel 4/23/61; colonel 7/12/64; mustered out 7/12/65 at Suffolk, Va. / Replaced Colonel Simon H. Mix, Kia at Petersburg, Va. The item "CDV Union Civil War Colonel GW Lewis, 3rd New York Cavalry" is in sale since Thursday, January 04, 2018.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Photographs". The seller is "capnwirz64" and is located in Social Circle, Georgia. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Russian federation, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica.